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Police: Palmer Twp. man used Facebook to sexually lure young girl

Published On: Mar 11 2013 04:45:01 PM EDT   Updated On: Mar 11 2013 06:51:27 AM EDT

A 50-year-old man is under arrest for allegedly using Facebook to sexually lure a 10-year-old girl.

In a complaint filed Friday, police say Pierre Gonzazlez exposed himself in the girl's presence and used his Facebook account to solicit and receive nude photos of the victim.

The complaint also alleges Gonzalez described explicit sex acts to the victim and encouraged the victim to have sex with him.


Gonzalez was arraigned Friday on the following charges: criminal solicitation; sexual abuse of children; corruption of minors; criminal use of a communication facility; indecent exposure; and unlawful contact with a minor.

Police say a search warrant was conducted at Gonzalez's residence, with evidence being seized.

Gonzalez was committed to Northampton County Prison on $100,000 secured bail.